As you are aware, each year during the week of the summer solstice is International Yoga Day. Cities and studios around the world come together to celebrate the union of yoga. In many instances, a public event is held that incorporates 108 sun salutations in an outdoor venue. This year Jivamukti Yoga Jersey City has teamed up with HDSID (Historic Downtown Special Improvement District), the City of Jersey City and the Jersey City Office of Cultural Affairs to produce the first Yoga Fest Jersey City on Saturday June 22.
Jivamukti Yoga Jersey City is reaching out to all the yoga studios in Jersey City offering you an opportunity to participate in this event.
The event will include over 40 to 50 vegan venders, both food and products. We have New Jersey VegFest on the team helping to organize the venders
The event will begin at 7am on Saturday June 22 on Newark Avenue in the green pedestrian zone and finish at appx. 6pm in the afternoon. The tentative program is as follows:
Greeting and invocation
108 Sun Salutations
Featured Yoga Classes and Mini Workshops
108 Japa Mantras
Meditation and Mindfulness Tent
Closing remarks and blessings
This is a free public event. ******Please note you will need to bring a yoga mat, water, sunglasses, sunscreen and love. Check-in at 6:30am.
This program was made possible impart by City of Jersey City, Mayor Steven M. Fulop, the Jersey City Municipal Council and the Jersey City Office of Cultural Affairs.
Visit Official Event Website